John Broer Furman

Brief Life History of John Broer

When John Broer Furman was born on 13 June 1920, in South Dakota, United States, his father, Everett Harvey Furman, was 29 and his mother, Florence Rademacher, was 30. He married Esther Arlene Smith on 12 March 1943, in Marshall, South Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Pleasant Valley Township, Marshall, South Dakota, United States in 1935 and Newark Township, Marshall, South Dakota, United States for about 10 years. He died on 4 December 1985, in Marshall, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Britton, Marshall, South Dakota, United States.

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John Broer Furman
Esther Arlene Smith
Marriage: 12 March 1943
Keith Frank Furman
Russell Dean Or Rusty Furman

Sources (12)

  • John B Furman, "United States 1950 Census"
  • John Furman, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • John Furman in entry for Keith Furman, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Yakov, Mayer, Faina, Isaak, Naum, Anchel, Aron, Bronia.

Polish, Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic), Czech, Slovak, and Slovenian: occupational name for a carter or drayman, the driver of a horse-drawn delivery vehicle, from Polish, Yiddish, and Slovenian furman, a loanword from German (see Fuhrmann ). See also Forman .

English: variant of Firmin .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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